1. exaggerate one's acting
Sentences with overplay as a verb:
- When Chris overacted his part again, the director warned that anyone overplaying would be barred from the next production
- Although the play was wonderful, Joshua overplayed his role as the Beast.
- Jack won the last match of blackjack; Theo overplayed.
- The first few shots went wonderfully, but Robin overplayed the last and lost.